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Old Jail Museum Complex

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Terrific historical museum

For such a tiny town Palo Pinto has an excellent historical museum complex located on the old... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2016
foodeye_9
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weatherford, TX
Great County History Museum complex

As another reviewer has mentioned, this is much more than an old jail museum. The site includes... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
texasrepublichistory
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Dallas, TX
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25 Dec 2016
“Terrific historical museum”
21 Apr 2016
“Great County History Museum complex”
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231 S. 5th Ave, Palo Pinto, TX 76067
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

As another reviewer has mentioned, this is much more than an old jail museum. The site includes four nicely restored historic cabins, a carriage house with a restored buggy, a two-story restored stone fort, yard area with jail holding cells and farm and ranch implements,...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

For such a tiny town Palo Pinto has an excellent historical museum complex located on the old sandstone County Jail property. It's open Thursdays through Saturdays but well worth seeking out. A wide assortment of area historical objects from vintage clothing to farm equipment to...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2016

As another reviewer has mentioned, this is much more than an old jail museum. The site includes four nicely restored historic cabins, a carriage house with a restored buggy, a two-story restored stone fort, yard area with jail holding cells and farm and ranch implements,...More

1  Thank texasrepublichistory
Reviewed 1 August 2015

The Old Jail Museum is clearly misnamed. It should be called the Early Days of Palo Pinto Museum because it is so much more than an old jail house. The Museum Complex has cabins and houses, blacksmith shop and barn, farm displays and early commercial...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2014

The Old Jail Museum Complex in Palo Pinto houses cabins and other historic buildings from around the county. Visitors can explore the cabins and jail full of historic artifacts from around the county. They hold two events a year, Frontier Days in June and Frontier...More

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